2016 Fundraising Event

In November The David Pettigrew Foundation sponsored a wine tasting and pizza party at Mark Ryan Winery in Woodinville.

Pre-Event Bids

Interested people could bid on any silent auction item by email before the event on Friday, Novemeber 4th.

2016 Silent Auction Items

1. Stunning Tacori Necklace

Stunning Tacori Necklace

This is a beautiful Tacori neckpiece (SN 16327) of sterling silver and green quartz. Spanning four decades, Tacori designs have used classic elegance with modern inspiration creating some of the world’s most highly regarded and exquisite jewelry. This necklace is a stunning beauty of Tacori’s uncompromising passion for artisanship.

  • Donated by: LT Denny Jewelers
  • Value: $570
  • Opening Bid: $400
  • Buy it Now: $650

2. Double Chair Lift from Steven Passes' "Big Chief" Lift

Double Chair Lift from Steven Pass

A 1964 Riblet Double Center Pole Chair from Stevens Passes’ “Big Chief” chairlift. This is very cool! Riblet has been building chairlifts since 1939 and has finished approximately 500 chairlifts in North America and a number of lifts in both South America and Australia. The lift is being replaced this year at Stevens Pass, and this is your opportunity to have a piece of history from Stevens Pass.

  • Donated by: Stevens Pass
  • Value: Priceless
  • Opening Bid: $500
  • Buy it Now: $1,000

3. Ski Anywhere in America


This is an amazing opportunity to ski anywhere is in the U.S.! The use of two “Gold Passes” from the National Ski Areas Association (NSAA). Each of these two medallions allows any user to obtain a one-day lift ticket at any ski area in the United States for four days! That is, each Pass is good for 4 days and can be used a one or more ski resorts. The “Gold Pass” program is used as a fundraiser for the United State Ski & Snowboard Association to raise funds for the U.S. Winter Olympic team. The 2 passes are fully interchangeable –anyone can use them (Mom, Dad, the kids, significant other, etc.) These passes can be used anytime in 2016-2017, except for Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

  • Donated by: National Ski Areas Association
  • Value: Up to $1,000 depending on resort chosen
  • Opening Bid: $300
  • Buy it Now: $1,600

4. Golf with Charlie Burdell at Broadmoor


Charles Burdell, Jr., former judge and past president of the Broadmoor Golf Club, will host 3 golfers for lunch and 18 holes of golf at Seattle’s Broadmoor Golf Club on a mutually agreed date. Offer expires December 31, 2017.

  • Donated by: Charles Burdell, Jr.
  • Value: $400
  • Opening Bid: $125
  • Buy it Now: $600

5. Beautiful Custom Made Jewelry

Beautiful Custom Made Jewelry

Seahawk inspired, sparkling Swarovski crystal hand-beaded bracelet. This unique bracelet was designed and made by Barbara Davidson, Karin Davidson’s mother.

  • Donated by: Barbara Davidson
  • Value: Priceless
  • Opening Bid: $150
  • Buy it Now: $400

6. Exquisite Wine Decanter and Goblets

A beautiful engraved cut-glass decanter with six incredible wine goblets from internationally renowned Kusak Cut Glass Works, Inc., which has been a Seattle institution for over 100 years. The donors are Keith Hedman, who for many years ran Hedman Salon on Mercer Island and has been a member of the Foundation’s Advisory Board from its beginning and Kusak Cut Glass, a long time supplier of trophies for The David Pettigrew Foundation’s Golf Tournament.

  • Donated by: Keith Hedman/Kusak Cut Glass
  • Value: $300
  • Opening Bid: $150
  • Buy it Now: $5000

7. Two Fabulous Washington Wines

It doesn’t get better than this:

(1) A bottle of 2008 QuilCeda Creek Cabernet Sauvignon (97 points on Wine Advocate); and

(2) A bottle of 2012 Leonetti Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon (96 points by Robert Parker)

  • Donated by: Doug Berry and Ed Pettigrew
  • Value: $500
  • Opening Bid: $300
  • Buy it Now: $750

8. Golf Lessons with Bill Tindall


Two private lessons with master teacher Bill Tindall. Have two private lessons with renowned professional golf teacher Bill Tindall. Bill was the golf coach of the University of Washington NCAA golf team and served as head of golf at Broadmoor, Aldarra, and Tumble Creek at Suncadia. The lessons should be scheduled through Ed Pettigrew sometime after May 1, 2017. Expires October 15, 2017.

  • Donated by: Bill Tindall
  • Value: $250
  • Opening Bid: $150
  • Buy it Now: $400

9. Two Great Magnums

Enjoy two 2011 fabulous magnums from Garrison Creek Cellars Wine. One is a Syrah and the other is a Cabernet Sauvignon. Garrison Creek Cellars is one of the most beautiful wineries in Washington, located at the foot of the Blue Mountains just outside of Walla Walla, Washington. Its wines are spectacular.

  • Donated by: Garrison Creek Cellars
  • Value: $300
  • Opening Bid: $200
  • Buy it Now: $400

10. Golf at Aldarra Golf Club

Aldarra Golf Club

Golf for three with Ed Pettigrew at the beautiful Aldarra Golf Club in Sammamish, WA. This magnificent course designed by Tom Fosio is considered one of the very best in the Northwest. Expires December 31, 2017.

  • Donated by: Aldarra Golf Club and Ed Pettigrew
  • Value: $300
  • Opening Bid: $250
  • Buy it Now: $500

11. Fabulous Snowboarder Photograph

A fantastic 24x36 photograph of a snowboarder soaring in the back country. This photograph is by renowned outdoor photographer Chad Robbs, who has photographed skiers and snowboarders throughout the world. Chad is also a member of the David Pettigrew Memorial Foundation Board of Directors.

  • Donated by: Chad Robbs/Laurie Givan
  • Value: $500
  • Opening Bid: $250
  • Buy it Now: $500

12. NorthStar Winery Delight

Aldarra Golf Club

A NorthStar Winery blending seminar experience for four people at the NorthStar Winery in Walla Walla, Washington. NorthStar Winery is recognized as one of the world’s foremost producers of Merlot. Four people will experience a unique hands-on opportunity to immerse themselves in the art and craft of blending this world-class wine. In addition, you will take home with you tonight a magnum of NorthStar Winery Merlot. This is a great opportunity to learn about wine making and enjoy some of Washington’s best wine.

  • Donated by: NorthStar Winery
  • Value: $450
  • Opening Bid: $220
  • Buy it Now: $500

13. Fantastic Whiskey Tasting

Enjoy a fun night at Fremont’s popular The Red Door exploring a wide range of whiskies. This evening comes with heavy appetizers and is curated by owner Pete Hanning, himself. This is limited to 8 or fewer people.

  • Donated by: Kerloo Cellars; Doug Berry; and Obelisco Winery
  • Value: $500
  • Opening Bid: $250
  • Buy it Now: $800

14. LT Denny Gift Certificate

This is a $1,000 gift certificate from LT Denny for updating any of your rings. It is good towards an in-stock ring mounting in 18 karat gold or platinum.

  • Donated by: LT Denny Jewelers
  • Value: $1,000
  • Opening Bid: $500
  • Buy it Now: $1,200

Team Up

Interested in being a featured sponsor at one of our fundraisers or would like us to join you on one of yours?

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